Can modern society prepare for a world in which global warming threatens large-scale social, economic, and political upheaval?
The world’s fresh water supplies are almost fully exploited.Almost al, 97 per cent, of the world’s water is salt. Of the fresh water in the world, two thirds is locked up as ice and snow (the cryosphere – to you and me, kid!). Globally, three quarters of the water that is used is used by agriculture. India, China and the United States, use more fresh water than is available. The water level in those nation’s aquifers is falling as a result.The current food crisis has come about largely as a result as the shortfall in available water begins to impact on the cost of irrigation.Â
We play Russian roulette with climate and no one knows what lies in the active chamber Wallace BroeckerPeople are angry. They feel that nobody is listening to their pain.
Trump himself just stared at the TV without saying anything. His campaign hadn’t even bothered to prepare an acceptance speech.
In July, 1977, James F. Black, one of Exxon’s senior scientists, addressed many of the company’s top leaders in New York, explaining the earliest research on the greenhouse effect.
Facts are stern things John Curtin The hypocrisy, arrogance, and hubris of a family that has sought to turn the Presidency into another Trump franchise.
The terrorists are already in their midst, already in their homes: the mad gun-wielding members of the NRA.